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Dessert party

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Caramel for Cookies

Other Ideas:
Caramel, Cream, Dessert, Sugar
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Blackberry-Swirl Pound Cake

Time:2 hours 15 mins
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Coconut-Macaroon Sundaes

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Gingerbread Linzertorte

Ingredients
  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for work surface
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup unsulfured molasses
  • 2 large egg yolks, plus 1 large egg white
  • 1 1/4 cups Raspberry Jam, or best-quality store-bought jam
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Easy Chocolate Truffles

Time:30 mins
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Pecan Bars

Time:1 hour
Other Ideas:
Bar cookies, Dessert, Pecans
Ingredients
  • 3/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, chilled and cut into small pieces
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 8 ounces (about 2 cups) pecans
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) chilled unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
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Gingerbread Snacking Cake

Other Ideas:
Dessert, Ginger, Gingerbread
Ingredients
  • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for the pans
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons ground ginger
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2/3 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 1 cup unsulfured molasses
  • 1 tablespoon freshly grated ginger
  • 2 large eggs, room temperature, lightly beaten
  • Confectioners' sugar, for dusting
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Mocha Majolica

Ingredients
  • 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus more for pans
  • 2/3 cup sifted cake flour (not self-rising), plus more for pans
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tablespoon instant espresso granules, dissolved in 1 teaspoon hot water
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 6 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • Coffee Syrup
  • Mocha Buttercream
  • Italian Meringue Buttercream
  • Food coloring, in blue, green, rose, and violet
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Light Cherry Cheesecake

Time:1 hour 45 mins
Ingredients
  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 8 graham crackers (3-by-5 inch)
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil, such as safflower
  • 3 cups low-fat (1%) cottage cheese
  • 8 ounces reduced-fat bar cream cheese, room temperature
  • 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 cup reduced-fat sour cream
  • 4 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 bags (12 ounces each) frozen cherries
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Southwestern Pumpkin Flan

Ingredients
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 can (15 ounces) solid pack pumpkin
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 1/2 cups whole milk
  • 4 large eggs, plus 1 large egg yolk
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon chipotle chile powder
  • Pinch cayenne pepper
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